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Minor in Public Administration

The minor in public administration provides students with the skills and knowledge necessary for success and advancement in public and nonprofit organizations. Useful for a wide variety of majors, the minor can open the door to exciting careers in public service.

Students minoring in public administration are required to complete the following 21 credits:

  • PA 270: Public Administration
  • PA 307: Local Politics and Administration
    or PLS 203: State Politics
  • PA 360: Volunteerism and the Nonprofit Sector
  • PA 375: Public Budgeting and Finance Administration
  • PA 376: Public Personnel Policy and Administration
  • PA 420: Organization Theory and Dynamics
  • PA 495: Community Analysis (Capstone)